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A dish of beating heart cells differentiated from embryonic stem cells

A dish of beating heart cells differentiated from embryonic stem cells

Du Cheng

Undifferentiated pluripotent human embryonic stem cells (100X)

Undifferentiated pluripotent human embryonic stem cells (100X)

Gist Croft

Undifferentiated pluripotent human embryonic stem cells (20X)

Undifferentiated pluripotent human embryonic stem cells (20X)

Gist Croft

Neural rosettes differentiated from human embryonic stem cells

Neural rosettes differentiated from human embryonic stem cells

Gist Croft

The Stem Cell's Journey

The Stem Cell's Journey

Jeff Alu

Ghost Cell

Ghost Cell

Antoine Delacharlery

Secret Universe: The Hidden Life of the Cell

Secret Universe: The Hidden Life of the Cell

Mike Davis

Apoptosis (Programmed Cell Death) - Live and in 3D

Apoptosis (Programmed Cell Death) - Live and in 3D

Lisa Pollaro,Nanolive

Huntington’s disease cell division phenotype

Huntington’s disease cell division phenotype

Gist Croft

Mitochondria

Mitochondria

Alexey Kashpersky

Arabidopsis thaliana: Confocal Microscopy and Root Regeneration

Arabidopsis thaliana: Confocal Microscopy and Root Regeneration

Nicholas DelRose,Toma Peiu

Arabidopsis thaliana: Root cutting and Staining

Arabidopsis thaliana: Root cutting and Staining

Nicholas DelRose,Toma Peiu

Amy Karle: Bringing Bones to Life

Amy Karle: Bringing Bones to Life

Amy Karle

Dish Life

Dish Life

Chloë Thomas

Differentiating Human Embryonic Stem Cells

Differentiating Human Embryonic Stem Cells

Gist Croft

The Challenge of HIV Research

The Challenge of HIV Research

Monica Zoppè

Root Tip Regeneration in Arabidopsis

Root Tip Regeneration in Arabidopsis

Ramin Rahni

Human Development: Day 6 to 14

Human Development: Day 6 to 14

Gist Croft

Mother Cell

Mother Cell

Sachi Leith

Way of All Flesh

Way of All Flesh

Adam Curtis

Failed Regeneration

Failed Regeneration

Ramin Rahni

Returning Identities

Returning Identities

Ramin Rahni

Symbiogenesis

Symbiogenesis

Ramin Rahni

The Velvet Cell

The Velvet Cell

Thomas Hicks

Nanoplanet

Nanoplanet

Monica Zoppè

All My Tomorrows

All My Tomorrows

Sonia Herman Dolz

Yeast Cell Growth Meets The Beatles

Yeast Cell Growth Meets The Beatles

Andrej Ondracka,Bernie Langs

Aseptic Requiem (Requiem Aseptisé)

Aseptic Requiem (Requiem Aseptisé)

WhiteFeather

Successful Regeneration

Successful Regeneration

Ramin Rahni

Rat Dreams

Rat Dreams

Fabian Kloosterman,Matthew Wilson

Protein Expression

Protein Expression

Monica Zoppè

Through the Mirror

Through the Mirror

Graciela Cassel

A Hydrocarbon Heaven

A Hydrocarbon Heaven

Chintan Gohil

Becoming

Becoming

Jan van IJken

Breast Stem Cells

Breast Stem Cells

Drew Barry,Etsuko Uno

Animated Life: Seeing the Invisible

Animated Life: Seeing the Invisible

Flora Lichtman,Sharon Shattuck

Biotextile Craft

Biotextile Craft

WhiteFeather

Fighting the Viral Wars

Fighting the Viral Wars

Chris Sullivan

Field Work - World Cup: Gene

Field Work - World Cup: Gene

Alexis Gambis

Peranema

Peranema

Sally Warring

Realm of an Inner Child

Realm of an Inner Child

Jeannette Louie

Cytoplasmic Playgrounds

Cytoplasmic Playgrounds

Markos Kay

Frog Embryo Development in Culture 2

Frog Embryo Development in Culture 2

Nipam Patel,Ryan Null

Immunecraft

Immunecraft

Eric Schockmel,Megan MacLeod

Loop

Loop

Samantha Moore

One Week of Growth

One Week of Growth

Ramin Rahni

Smart Slime?

Smart Slime?

Juliette Martineau

Synthesis of ATP

Synthesis of ATP

Dr Drew Berry

Coral Bleaching

Coral Bleaching

Fabian de Kok-Mercado

How We Get Our Skin Color

How We Get Our Skin Color

Laura Bonetta,Fabian De Kok-Mercado

El Hoyo (The Platform)

El Hoyo (The Platform)

Galder Gaztelu-Urrutia

Quanticare

Quanticare

Amy Congdon,Ann-Kristin Abel,Jenny Lee

Choco-cell

Choco-cell

Sasha Gurskaya

Optogenetics - Light Gets on Your Nerves

Optogenetics - Light Gets on Your Nerves

Oliver Päßler

Microphobia

Microphobia

Nikki Schuster

The Biology of Skin Color

The Biology of Skin Color

Rob Whittlesey

The Future of Work and Death

The Future of Work and Death

Wayne Walsh,Sean Blacknell

Perpetual Operator

Perpetual Operator

Dominique Koch

A Brief History of Fat, And Why We Hate It

A Brief History of Fat, And Why We Hate It

Adam Bolt

Inside the Shared Life

Inside the Shared Life

Erin Espelie

Why sunflowers follow the sun

Why sunflowers follow the sun

Chris Burns

Dynamics

Dynamics

Orsolya Szantho

Adrenergic and dopaminergic systems of the adult mouse brain

Adrenergic and dopaminergic systems of the adult mouse brain

Nicolas Renier

Adult mouse brain showing pyramidal neurons and their projections

Adult mouse brain showing pyramidal neurons and their projections

Nicolas Renier

Active neurons and Pyramidal neurons in the mouse cortex.

Active neurons and Pyramidal neurons in the mouse cortex.

Nicolas Renier

Adrenergic and Dopaminergic systems of the mouse embryo and adult mouse brain

Adrenergic and Dopaminergic systems of the mouse embryo and adult mouse brain

Nicolas Renier

Adrenergic center of the locus coeruleus in a human brain (view of the brainstem)

Adrenergic center of the locus coeruleus in a human brain (view of the brainstem)

Nicolas Renier,Csaba Adori

Our Resilient Genome

Our Resilient Genome

Alexandra Pina Kingman

The Flow

The Flow

Markos Kay

95%

95%

Marie Coutelier,Alexandre Labarussiat

The Creeping Garden

The Creeping Garden

Tim Grabham,Jasper Sharp

Microscopic Leaps

Microscopic Leaps

Markos Kay

Until

Until

Barry J. Gibb

Dr. Funque and His Petri Dish

Dr. Funque and His Petri Dish

Alexis Gambis

Hatching of the Human Blastocyst at Day 6

Hatching of the Human Blastocyst at Day 6

Gist Croft

Huntington’s Disease Neuron

Huntington’s Disease Neuron

Gist Croft

Reanimation! ep.3 - A Spark of Consciousness

Reanimation! ep.3 - A Spark of Consciousness

Rosanna Wan

A Scientist's Guide to Living and Dying

A Scientist's Guide to Living and Dying

Nitzan Mager, Shachar Langlev

Fighting Coronavirus with Soap

Fighting Coronavirus with Soap

Maria Voigt

COVID-19

COVID-19

Andy Thomas

The Fall

The Fall

Boris Labbé

Shmevolution

Shmevolution

Nolan J. Downs

Amoeba

Amoeba

Pernille KJÆR

Playground

Playground

Mirai Mizue

Neural rosettes: close up and surface modeling

Neural rosettes: close up and surface modeling

Gist Croft

The Signal and the Noise

The Signal and the Noise

Charlie Tweed

Cyanobacteria

Cyanobacteria

Danielle Parsons

Pond Battery: A Poetics on Green Energy

Pond Battery: A Poetics on Green Energy

Rasa Smite, Raitis Smits

Electrostabilis Cardium

Electrostabilis Cardium

Agi Haines

All We Are

All We Are

Julia Van Etten, Marleine van der Werf

Terroir

Terroir

Shannon Harris

A Virus in the City

A Virus in the City

Cedric Venail

Golden Genes

Golden Genes

Clemens Stachel, Wolfgang Konrad, Ursula Hansbauer

Arabidopsis thaliana

Arabidopsis thaliana

Toma Peiu,Nicholas DelRose

Santiago

Santiago

Emma Allen

Mutations – Selections: The Bacteria Resist

Mutations – Selections: The Bacteria Resist

Yannick Mahé

Origin

Origin

Andreas Climent, André Hedetoft

Wound

Wound

Luis Gutiérrez Arias, Kevin Gonzales

Coleps Swarm

Coleps Swarm

Sally Warring

Squeezing a Worm through a Narrow Constriction

Squeezing a Worm through a Narrow Constriction

Rafael (Yong-Ak) Song

Evolution

Evolution

Michael Mills

SYN

SYN

Harshini Karunaratne

Prima Materia

Prima Materia

Charlotte Pryce

In Defense of Pondscum

In Defense of Pondscum

Danielle Parsons

The Fly

The Fly

David Cronenberg

Insane in the Chromatophores

Insane in the Chromatophores

Gregory Gage

Frog Embryo Development in Culture 3

Frog Embryo Development in Culture 3

Nipam Patel & Ryan Null

Frog Embryo Development in Culture 1

Frog Embryo Development in Culture 1

Nipam Patel,Ryan Null

Heliozoan

Heliozoan

Sally Warring

Blank

Blank

Boris Hars-Tschachotin

He’s a budding budding yeast professor

He’s a budding budding yeast professor

Andrés Mansisidor

Mouse Embryo Prep for 3D Imaging

Mouse Embryo Prep for 3D Imaging

Nicolas Renier

Rare Earthenware

Rare Earthenware

Toby Smith

Mending Legends

Mending Legends

Paul Webster

Tagging DNA

Tagging DNA

Kate Patterson

Symbiotic Earth: How Lynn Margulis Rocked the Boat and Started a Scientific Revolution

Symbiotic Earth: How Lynn Margulis Rocked the Boat and Started a Scientific Revolution

John Feldman

Chameleon colour change (Suppl Movie S4)

Chameleon colour change (Suppl Movie S4)

Michel Milinkovitch

LEGACY – Pairing

LEGACY – Pairing

Simona Koch

Genesis 2.0

Genesis 2.0

Christian Frei, Maxim Arbugaev

AfterGlow

AfterGlow

Boredomresearch,Paddy Brock

The Secret World of Moths

The Secret World of Moths

Hannes Vartiainen,Pekka Veikkolainen

Non Linear

Non Linear

Linnea Rundgren, Hugo Farrant

Parasit

Parasit

Nikki Schuster

The Worlds of Dr. Vishniac

The Worlds of Dr. Vishniac

Donald F. Hornig

Corals - Ancient Survivors

Corals - Ancient Survivors

Louise Polain,Daniel Stoupin,& Pete West

Chlorophyl

Chlorophyl

Barry Jenkins

Mosaic

Mosaic

Miryam Charles,Josephine Decker,Alexis Gambis,Barry J Gibb,Ian Harnarine,Noah Hutton,Demelza Kooij,Jeannette Louie,Rachel Mayeri,Sally Warring

Immune cells

Immune cells

Apoptosis (Programmed Cell Death) - Live and in 3D

Apoptosis (Programmed Cell Death) - Live and in 3D

The first cell division of the ctenophore (comb jelly)

The first cell division of the ctenophore (comb jelly)

Stem Cell Ways to Make a Fruit Fly

Stem Cell Ways to Make a Fruit Fly

Calcium Imaging in Stem cell-derived Neurons

Calcium Imaging in Stem cell-derived Neurons

Asymmetric stem cell division in fruit fly germline

Asymmetric stem cell division in fruit fly germline

Living Imaging of Two Cell Populations in the Drosophila Eye

Living Imaging of Two Cell Populations in the Drosophila Eye

Arabidopsis thaliana: Root cutting and Staining

Arabidopsis thaliana: Root cutting and Staining

Acute Electrophysiology recording station

Acute Electrophysiology recording station

Acute Electrophysiology Recording Station

Acute Electrophysiology Recording Station

Acute Electrophysiology recording with CED interface

Acute Electrophysiology recording with CED interface

Fruit Flies Watching A Green Screen

Fruit Flies Watching A Green Screen

A Frog Egg Becomes a Tadpole

A Frog Egg Becomes a Tadpole

Plants up-close: The beautiful design of stems and roots

Plants up-close: The beautiful design of stems and roots

Rotating Bacteria Colonies

Rotating Bacteria Colonies

The Stem Cell: A New Protagonist Emerges
The Stem Cell: A New Protagonist Emerges
Alexis GambisNovember 21, 2017
Dogs, Cancer and Medicine
Dogs, Cancer and Medicine
Jake RichardsonMarch 2, 2018
Dreams in Space: virtual voyages in n-dimensional biology
Dreams in Space: virtual voyages in n-dimensional biology
Gist CroftMay 16, 2017
Spelling Out the Spellbinding
Spelling Out the Spellbinding
Ramin RahniJanuary 17, 2017
The Moving Microscopic World: 8 Microscopy Films from Scientist Du Cheng
The Moving Microscopic World: 8 Microscopy Films from Scientist Du Cheng
Du ChengDecember 5, 2016
Variations On Dreaming
Variations On Dreaming
Jeff AluOctober 28, 2017
Keeping Time
Keeping Time
Nick DelRoseFebruary 9, 2018
Chimera: Reality or Myth?
Chimera: Reality or Myth?
Alexis GambisJanuary 17, 2017
Material / Immaterial
Material / Immaterial
WhiteFeatherOctober 28, 2017
Selections From Pondlife: The Hidden World of New York City
Selections From Pondlife: The Hidden World of New York City
Sally WarringNovember 17, 2016
The Butterfly Boy
The Butterfly Boy
Nicholas DelRoseNovember 23, 2016
Adding Film to the Science Syllabus (Part 2)
Adding Film to the Science Syllabus (Part 2)
Madison MooreFebruary 26, 2017
Buy Now or Forever Stall Our Advancements
Buy Now or Forever Stall Our Advancements
Amanda HammettDecember 21, 2017
Molecular Music Videos
Molecular Music Videos
Kelly BelterMay 15, 2018
SUPERORGANISMAL
SUPERORGANISMAL
Nicholas DelRoseDecember 20, 2017
What's Emerged from the Symbiosis Competition at the 12th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival
What's Emerged from the Symbiosis Competition at the 12th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival
Alexis GambisOctober 27, 2019
The Search for Self
The Search for Self
Kelly BelterJanuary 8, 2018
Artificial Life and the Post-Human Filmic Experience
Artificial Life and the Post-Human Filmic Experience
Kirsten StrayerOctober 28, 2017
Silent Signal: Exploring Visionary Science through Experimental Animation
Silent Signal: Exploring Visionary Science through Experimental Animation
Abigail AddisonMarch 30, 2017
Endless Forms Most Beautiful: The Scientific Art of Markos Kay
Endless Forms Most Beautiful: The Scientific Art of Markos Kay
Markos KayNovember 22, 2016
 Microscopic Melodramas, A Surrealistic look at Our Oceans in Peril
Microscopic Melodramas, A Surrealistic look at Our Oceans in Peril
Mara G. HaseltineMay 7, 2017
Micro and Nano Theme Parks For Worms
Micro and Nano Theme Parks For Worms
Rafael (Yong-Ak) SongJune 13, 2017
The Persistence of Life: Survival Cinema
The Persistence of Life: Survival Cinema
Kirsten StrayerApril 1, 2018
Murder Most Foul?
Murder Most Foul?
Starre VartanFebruary 9, 2018
10 Short Science Films Celebrating Tiny Details Usually Unseen
10 Short Science Films Celebrating Tiny Details Usually Unseen
Madison MooreJanuary 10, 2017
Recording a Chameleon Changing its Color
Recording a Chameleon Changing its Color
Michel C. MilinkovitchNovember 28, 2016
The Intergalactic Brain
The Intergalactic Brain
Sjoerd VosNovember 22, 2016
The City: How I Dream It & How I Feel It
The City: How I Dream It & How I Feel It
Graciela CasselOctober 28, 2017
Landscapes & Language of the Anthropocene
Landscapes & Language of the Anthropocene
Erin EspelieJune 28, 2017
Exploring film in the science classroom
Exploring film in the science classroom
Madison MooreMarch 19, 2017
A Comforting Chimerism
A Comforting Chimerism
Lujain IbrahimJuly 4, 2018
Trance-like Rituals in Mexico Predict the Future
Trance-like Rituals in Mexico Predict the Future
Alexis GambisDecember 9, 2017
Don't Call it a Come Back – Resurgent Stories
Don't Call it a Come Back – Resurgent Stories
Bettina BarillasNovember 10, 2018
Smart and Crazy Brains
Smart and Crazy Brains
Jake RichardsonJune 5, 2018
Cats Save Science
Cats Save Science
Alexis GambisDecember 6, 2017
Power Is Everything 
Power Is Everything 
Jake RichardsonMay 12, 2018
A budding Sci-Artivist
A budding Sci-Artivist
Andrés MansisidorNovember 19, 2016
Migration: The 13th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival
Migration: The 13th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival
Reechal MevadaMarch 5, 2020
Hacking Your Genes Has Never Been Easier
Hacking Your Genes Has Never Been Easier
Alexis GambisDecember 22, 2017
Can we capture the sublime? On fireflies, shrinking habitats, and the possibilities of film and video
Can we capture the sublime? On fireflies, shrinking habitats, and the possibilities of film and video
Kirsten StrayerMarch 22, 2019
Your Brain on Emotion
Your Brain on Emotion
Jake RichardsonApril 17, 2018
Immortality and Resurrection For All!!
Immortality and Resurrection For All!!
Megan CozensOctober 7, 2018
Out of Sight
Out of Sight
Samantha MooreJanuary 2, 2017
 Science as Cinema: A Metamorphosis
Science as Cinema: A Metamorphosis
Lujain IbrahimJune 12, 2018
Adding Film to the Science Syllabus (Part 3)
Adding Film to the Science Syllabus (Part 3)
Madison MooreMarch 5, 2017
The Poetry and the Prose of Math - Part 1: Poetry
The Poetry and the Prose of Math - Part 1: Poetry
Sidney PerkowitzAugust 20, 2019
New Life: Survival and Resurrection in short film
New Life: Survival and Resurrection in short film
Kirsten StrayerOctober 20, 2018
How Film Creates Multitudes  
How Film Creates Multitudes  
Kirsten StrayerNovember 10, 2018
Stories from the the Edge of the Map
Stories from the the Edge of the Map
Toby SmithFebruary 27, 2017
Visualizing an Intimate Journey Through the Brain
Visualizing an Intimate Journey Through the Brain
Nicolas RenierJanuary 1, 2017
The Poetry and the Prose of Math - Part 2: Prose
The Poetry and the Prose of Math - Part 2: Prose
Sidney PerkowitzAugust 20, 2019
Adding Film to the Science Syllabus (Part 1)
Adding Film to the Science Syllabus (Part 1)
Madison MooreFebruary 19, 2017
Sunlight, Life and Time
Sunlight, Life and Time
Sidney PerkowitzNovember 29, 2018
Films for the Non-Human Demographic
Films for the Non-Human Demographic
Rachel MayeriDecember 4, 2016
7 Videos That Use Beautiful Storytelling to Advance Science Education
7 Videos That Use Beautiful Storytelling to Advance Science Education
Dennis LiuJanuary 5, 2017
The Source Project:  8 shorts about empowerment and sustainability
The Source Project: 8 shorts about empowerment and sustainability
Chintan Gohil, Jason Taylor May 16, 2017
An Ethnobiologist with a Movie Camera
An Ethnobiologist with a Movie Camera
Jessica OreckSeptember 22, 2017
7 Ways to Promote #ScienceMatters in Your Daily Life
7 Ways to Promote #ScienceMatters in Your Daily Life
Edward ShepardDecember 5, 2016
Announcing the Ten Visionary Filmmakers of “Chimera Experiments”
Announcing the Ten Visionary Filmmakers of “Chimera Experiments”
Edward ShepardMarch 6, 2017
Symbiosis at the 13th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival: Crisis Through The Lens Migration
Symbiosis at the 13th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival: Crisis Through The Lens Migration
Sophie TintoriNovember 10, 2020
Your Guide to Science at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival
Your Guide to Science at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival
Bettina BarillasAugust 28, 2019
Sexual Selection
Evo-Devo
Epidemics and Microfauna
Migration Replay
Brain Waves
Avant-Garde Scientists